Ship & Yacht Engineering

Interior engineer - interior architect

Zeeland & Amsterdam area
Bachelor / Master
Are you a master at engineering interiors to scale and do you have a passion for yachts? Then we would love to get in touch with you! We are currently looking for an Interior Engineer.
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About the job

As an Interior Engineer, you will play a vital role in the design phase of superyachts. You will collaborate with project teams and structural and mechanical engineering departments to create and develop interior design drawings based on the REG Yacht Code. Your work ensures smooth production, and you will see your designs come to life.


  • Create scaled (1:10/1:20) interior design drawings in collaboration with project teams and engineering disciplines.
  • Develop approved drawings into integrated designs based on the REG Yacht Code for production use.
  • Maintain close contact with structural and mechanical engineering departments to ensure a smooth production process.
  • Identify feasibility challenges, inform the Interior Discipline Leader, and make necessary adjustments.
  • Oversee the transition of drawings from design to production.
  • Apply excellent 3D drawing skills in AutoCAD, TopSolid'Wood, Siemens NX, Autodesk Inventor, and Rhinoceros.
  • Adhere to the REG Yacht Code and maintain high standards of detail and technical insight.
  • Provide proactive solutions to design challenges.
  • Communicate effectively in Dutch and English, both written and spoken.

About you

You have a minimum of bachelor's degree or equivalent level of education, with at least four years of experience in the yacht interior discipline.

Successful candidates will demonstrate the following professional experiences and achievements:

  • Several years of experience with mega yachts.
  • Excellent 3D drawing skills, particularly in programs such as AutoCAD, TopSolid'Wood, Siemens NX, Autodesk Inventor, and Rhinoceros.
  • You are skilled in creating drawings at scales of 1:10, 1:20, 1:50, and 1:100.
  • You are familiar with the REG Yacht Code.
  • You are proactive, sociable, and able to work effectively in a multidisciplinary environment.
  • You have spatial and technical insight with a keen eye for detail.
  • You can find suitable solutions for every challenge.
  • You have a good command of both the Dutch and English languages, both written and spoken.

Working at Forexx

At Forexx we want to unlock your hidden potential.  We resonate with professionals seeking to expand and enrich their careers. Our way of working symbolizes the discovery of hidden talents and the realization of untapped potential through engaging projects and personal growth.

Are we a match? Great, then we offer the following:

  • Work environment
    A challenging assignment at one of our clients; These companies are innovative, leading in the branch and support their employees to develop their professional and personal skills.  
  • A stable future
    Secondary employment in which you are guided towards your long-term employment, at the client. This offers great long term career perspectives.
  • Vacation policy
    You will receive 25 holiday days based on 40 hours; Optionally you will receive extra vacation days (ADV) depending on your project to adapt to the clients policy.
  • Work-life balance
    Our clients are open to discuss flexible working hours and hybrid working to fit your personal situation.
  • Professional training and development
    We understand your personal and professional growth in your new job is a challenge. We will empower this growth by offering specialized courses to meet specific learning objectives.  
  • Other benefits
    You will receive your Holiday allowance of 8.33% on an annual basis. Besides that we offer a well-arranged pension plan to create continuity in your retirement savings.
  • Employee support program;
    In case your new job requires relocation, document requests, scheme applications, etcetera, we will offer support to guide you.
  • The Forexx community
    You will enter an interesting network of colleagues in the field of technology and engineering, with whom you can share knowledge during frequent and enjoyable information and knowledge sessions. Also you are invited for many activities with your colleagues such as BBQs, meetings, events, family day, etc.

About the client

Our client is a renowned Dutch shipyard with a prestigious history in yacht building. The yard is one of the founding members of Feadship, which is a cooperative venture between several Dutch shipyards dedicated to building luxury superyachts. Our client has been responsible for constructing some of the world's most iconic and luxurious yachts, known for their exceptional quality, craftsmanship, and innovative design. Our client collaborates closely with other Feadship yards to deliver bespoke yachts that meet the exacting standards and preferences of their discerning clientele.

Application procedure

What will the application procedure look like?

01. First interview

Well done, you got our attention!
The first interview will be held by someone from our recruitment department.

*Are you a software engineer? We will send you our skill assignment before the second interview.

02. Second interview

The first interview went well and you are invited for a second interview.
The second interview will be with someone from our management and someone with a more technical background.

03. Offer

Wow impressive!
All the interviews went really well and Forexx will make a job offer.

04. We become colleagues!

The whole procedure went well and both parties agreed to collaborate. Hello colleague!